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A to Z Machine Co.: Optimas Award Winner for Partnership

November 1, 2012
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For its innovative program that teaches high school students the skills required by today's manufacturing industry, A to Z Machine Co. is the 2012 winner of the Optimas Award for Partnership.
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There's No 'I' in 'Team'

October 30, 2012
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Companies are finding that team wellness challenges work better to create behavior change than individual incentives. But team challenges have their limits, too.
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Companies Aim to Improve Wellness of Telecommuting, Traveling Employees, Too

October 30, 2012
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Employers are tailoring wellness offerings to suit staffs that aren't in the office. Programs must be “highly timely, personalized and relevant,” an expert says.
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Year-End Employer Rewards to Employees Can Come in Small Packages

October 30, 2012
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A poll shows that the majority of workers don't expect or need huge end-of-year gifts: For 69 percent, a gift card of $25 will do.
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Tougher Law in Hawaii Aims to Protect Harassed Workers

October 30, 2012
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Although many employers are complying with Act 206, some 'felt that it didn't need to be required,' notes employer group attorney.
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Do You Know What to Do When Severe Weather Strikes Your Workplace? #Sandy

October 29, 2012
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Do you know what to do with your workers when a weather event such as Sandy aims for your workplace?
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EEOC Opines on Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, or Stalking as Title VII and ADA Violations

October 25, 2012
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While Title VII and the Americans with Disabilities Act do not expressly protect victims from discrimination, they do protect against employers' use of stereotypes rooted in protected classes (e.g., sex or mental illness) to treat these employees differently.
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Get Healthier or Pay Up

October 24, 2012
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That's the approach some new wellness ventures and employers are embracing to inspire employees to kick bad habits.
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Integrating Wellness Programs With Incentives

October 24, 2012
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A company that sees itself as a 'universal remote' for wellness programs aims to help employers and their workforces see all of a program's offerings in one place.
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